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problems with 318is engine cuts out at times when setting

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problems with 318is engine cuts out at times when setting off
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: BMW
Expert:  Steve replied 3 years ago.
how were the filter and fuel pump checked?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.


visualcheckalso pumpcan be heared pumping

Expert:  Steve replied 3 years ago.

a visual check and the pump running are not definitive.

 

you need to actually check the fuel pressure to see that it is correct

 

 

if the fuel pressure checks out I would consider cleaning the throttle and idle valve, and also consider replacing the cam/crank sensors.

 

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